Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 235 273
Rank change year-on-year +27 +38 +30
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 156 125 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.29% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.14% 15.04% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 119 118 125
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £42,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 815 831 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.76% 6.37% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 671 673 727
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +48 86 £65,000 +23.81% 9
Cambridgeshire -38 41 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Essex +20 11 £50,000 -9.25% 1
Norfolk +18 9 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +12 8 £35,000 -28.21%
Suffolk +6 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 124 (79.49%) Linux
2 119 (76.28%) Puppet
3 113 (72.44%) DevOps
4 92 (58.97%) Ansible
5 90 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
6 78 (50.00%) Python
7 67 (42.95%) Docker
8 65 (41.67%) Jenkins
9 64 (41.03%) VMware
10 49 (31.41%) Bash Shell
11 46 (29.49%) Java
12 42 (26.92%) Git (software)
13 39 (25.00%) Kubernetes
14 38 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (22.44%) CentOS
16 33 (21.15%) Unix
17 32 (20.51%) PowerShell
18 30 (19.23%) Windows
18 30 (19.23%) Web Services
19 29 (18.59%) Perl
20 27 (17.31%) Ubuntu
20 27 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 26 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
21 26 (16.67%) Data Centre
22 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
23 24 (15.38%) Software Engineering
23 24 (15.38%) Ruby
23 24 (15.38%) SQL
23 24 (15.38%) DNS

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.54%) Apache
2 16 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (8.97%) OpenStack
4 11 (7.05%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.41%) JBoss
6 8 (5.13%) IIS
7 6 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (3.85%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.56%) nginx
8 4 (2.56%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.56%) WordPress
9 2 (1.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 90 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (12.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (8.97%) SaaS
5 11 (7.05%) Office 365
5 11 (7.05%) Route 53
6 10 (6.41%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (6.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (5.13%) IaaS
8 5 (3.21%) PaaS
9 3 (1.92%) Akamai
9 3 (1.92%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.92%) Serverless
10 2 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.28%) Datadog
10 2 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.38%) DNS
2 20 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.54%) SMS
4 14 (8.97%) DHCP
4 14 (8.97%) VPN
5 12 (7.69%) Firewall
6 10 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (5.77%) Network Security
8 8 (5.13%) HTTP
9 6 (3.85%) Broadband
10 5 (3.21%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.21%) NAS
10 5 (3.21%) SSL
10 5 (3.21%) VoIP
10 5 (3.21%) Wireless
11 4 (2.56%) IPsec
11 4 (2.56%) OpenVPN
11 4 (2.56%) SNMP
11 4 (2.56%) VLAN
11 4 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) MySQL
2 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.05%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.05%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.85%) Big Data
7 6 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (3.21%) HBase
9 2 (1.28%) DB2
9 2 (1.28%) Redis
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 65 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 42 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.90%) Maven
4 13 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.41%) Ant
5 10 (6.41%) Gradle
5 10 (6.41%) JIRA
6 9 (5.77%) TeamCity
7 8 (5.13%) Chocolatey
7 8 (5.13%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.56%) RSpec
8 4 (2.56%) Subversion
9 3 (1.92%) GitLab
9 3 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.28%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.28%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.64%) JUnit
11 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (12.18%) Retail
2 5 (3.21%) Finance
3 3 (1.92%) Electronics
3 3 (1.92%) Games
4 2 (1.28%) French Language
4 2 (1.28%) German Language
4 2 (1.28%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (39.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
3 24 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 22 (14.10%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (13.46%) Administrator
6 19 (12.18%) Linux Administrator
6 19 (12.18%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (10.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 17 (10.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 16 (10.26%) Automation Engineer
10 15 (9.62%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (9.62%) Developer
10 15 (9.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 13 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 12 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 11 (7.05%) Architect
13 11 (7.05%) Junior
13 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
13 11 (7.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.23%) Web Services
2 12 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 11 (7.05%) HTML
4 10 (6.41%) Sass
5 9 (5.77%) .NET
6 8 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (3.85%) Memcached
7 6 (3.85%) React
8 5 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (3.21%) Kafka
9 4 (2.56%) Haml
9 4 (2.56%) Java EE
9 4 (2.56%) Middleware
9 4 (2.56%) Node.js
9 4 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.56%) RESTful
9 4 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.92%) 802.1X
10 3 (1.92%) XML
11 2 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.97%) Private Cloud
4 10 (6.41%) Public Cloud
5 7 (4.49%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.21%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.56%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.56%) Fintech
7 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.92%) PKI
9 2 (1.28%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.28%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.64%) CMDB
10 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 124 (79.49%) Linux
2 35 (22.44%) CentOS
3 33 (21.15%) Unix
4 30 (19.23%) Windows
5 27 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (17.31%) Ubuntu
6 12 (7.69%) Debian
6 12 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.21%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.28%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.64%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.64%) VyOS
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (72.44%) DevOps
2 38 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 24 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 23 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (8.97%) ITIL
8 12 (7.69%) Open Source
9 11 (7.05%) BDD
9 11 (7.05%) TDD
10 10 (6.41%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.41%) Test Automation
11 9 (5.77%) Build Automation
11 9 (5.77%) Machine Learning
12 8 (5.13%) Analytical Thinking
12 8 (5.13%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (5.13%) High Availability
12 8 (5.13%) Load Balancing
12 8 (5.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 78 (50.00%) Python
2 49 (31.41%) Bash Shell
3 46 (29.49%) Java
4 32 (20.51%) PowerShell
5 29 (18.59%) Perl
6 24 (15.38%) Ruby
6 24 (15.38%) SQL
7 17 (10.90%) JavaScript
8 12 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 11 (7.05%) C#
9 11 (7.05%) Go
10 8 (5.13%) Rust
11 7 (4.49%) PHP
12 4 (2.56%) Clojure
12 4 (2.56%) F#
12 4 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.56%) VBScript
13 3 (1.92%) C++
14 2 (1.28%) Jython
14 2 (1.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.49%) CCNA
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.21%) Degree
4 5 (3.21%) MCITP
4 5 (3.21%) MCSE
5 3 (1.92%) CCNP
6 2 (1.28%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.28%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.28%) MCSA
6 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) CEH
7 1 (0.64%) CISM
7 1 (0.64%) CISSP
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) QA
2 10 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (5.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.64%) GCP
4 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (42.95%) Docker
2 26 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.18%) vSphere
4 11 (7.05%) Active Directory
4 11 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.41%) Hyper-V
5 10 (6.41%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (5.77%) LXC
7 8 (5.13%) Xen
8 6 (3.85%) KVM
9 5 (3.21%) Apache Flume
9 5 (3.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (2.56%) iptables
10 4 (2.56%) NFS
10 4 (2.56%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.28%) Samba
11 2 (1.28%) vCloud
11 2 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 119 (76.28%) Puppet
2 92 (58.97%) Ansible
3 39 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 16 (10.26%) Terraform
5 14 (8.97%) Salt
6 13 (8.33%) Grafana
6 13 (8.33%) Munin
6 13 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 9 (5.77%) Nagios
8 8 (5.13%) Graphite
8 8 (5.13%) Graylog
9 6 (3.85%) Kibana
9 6 (3.85%) logstash
10 5 (3.21%) Oozie
11 4 (2.56%) Capistrano
11 4 (2.56%) vRealize
12 3 (1.92%) Consul
12 3 (1.92%) OSSEC
12 3 (1.92%) vCenter Server
13 2 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (41.03%) VMware
2 23 (14.74%) Red Hat
3 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.33%) Google
5 11 (7.05%) Oracle
6 9 (5.77%) Cisco
6 9 (5.77%) Splunk
7 5 (3.21%) Citrix
7 5 (3.21%) NetApp
8 4 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.56%) F5
9 3 (1.92%) Arista
9 3 (1.92%) Aruba
9 3 (1.92%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.92%) Juniper
9 3 (1.92%) Meraki
9 3 (1.92%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.92%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.92%) Tufin